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Twisted Metal delayed til 2012

Posted: 05.08.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Looks like people will have to wait til next year to play with Sweet Tooth's ice cream truck, as Twisted Metal has been delayed til 2012.

We Are the Mods unveiled by Rockstar

Posted: 11.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Rockstar has released details for an Xbox 360 game that originated as a 'canceled' last-gen game, We Are the Mods, along with concept art. The game was originally created by Rockstar's Toronto studio, but became an Xbox 360 game at the behest of Rockstar New York. Work began in 2006. Mods, incidentally, does not refer to computer or videogame modifications, but the old rivalry between Mods and Rockers in England.

New Frontpage/features - Sorry for the minor issues

Posted: 17.06.2008 by Kres

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Our new Frontpage is now live, but we are still sorting it all out so please bear with us.

We hope you like the new look!

The latest news from the Gaming Industry - Monday

Posted: 19.05.2008 by Kres

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Here's a list of the latest news from the Gaming Industry for Monday 19th May, 2008

Pure coming Sept 26th on consoles, PC version left in the dark

Posted: 15.04.2008 by Kres

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Disney Interactive Studios has confirmed that its off-road racing title Pure will be available at retail stores on September 26th, 2008.

This release date only applies to the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of the game, the PC version has been left in the dark with no release date set.

GT5 Prologue crosses the finish line on March 27 in Europe on PSN

Posted: 11.03.2008 by JamieSI

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That's 3 weeks a head of the US release. The day after on March 28 will see the Blu-ray version with both carrying a £24.99 tag, unless you choose the PS3 bundle priced at £299 also available on March 28.

Oddly the downloadable version isn't any cheaper than getting it on disc, but at least the EU version carries more content that its Japanese counterpart.

System 3 set to develop Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli for PS2

Posted: 25.01.2008 by Kres

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System 3 announced this morning that its upcoming racing simulation, Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli, will also be released for the PlayStation 2 this spring.

Ferrari Challenge is a re-creation of Ferrari's own racing series, which sees both both professional and amateur drivers taking to the world’s most famous race tracks in 430 Challenge race cars Developed by racing game specialists Eutechnyx, Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli draws upon the developer’s years of experience with racing titles and includes a uniquely magical touch from GP2 driver Bruno Senna, nephew of F1 legend Ayrton and technical consultant on the game’s handling.

THQ decides to scrap several franchises

Posted: 24.01.2008 by Kres

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We've got more news from Financial documents today, but this one bring some sour news to the gaming industry. THQ has decided to scrap a few of its titles, and two franchises will also be wiped out of the development line.

Stuntman Ignition was released towards the end of last year and received average reviews from the media, for this reason THQ has scraped the series.

Zavvi set to expand games area

Posted: 21.01.2008 by Kres

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Zavvi has told MCV that they'll be increasing their games area by 15 percent, taking shelf space from the music section.

The reason for this increase is because during the Christmas season the store saw a big increase in the amount of game products that got sold. This will mark the second time its increased its range of gaming products.

Game's acquisition of Gamestation almost complete

Posted: 16.01.2008 by Kres

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The Competition Commission has confirmed that Game's acquisition of Gamestation is almost set and that the market shouldn't expect to see any substantial lessening of competition for the supply of gaming software, consoles and related accessories in the UK.

Game said: "The board of The GAME Group is pleased to note that the Competition Commission, in its final report published today, has unconditionally cleared the completed acquisition of Gamestation,"

38 Off Road Screenshots

Posted: 14.01.2008 by JamieSI

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Blasting through the dirt and snow comes 38 screenshots of Ford and Land Rover's officially licensed 4x4 racer Off Road, set for release this mid to late March.

SouthPeak releases Iridium Runners in February

Posted: 14.01.2008 by Kres

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SouthPeak Games informed us this morning that Iridium Runners, an arcade racing title for the PS2, will hit retail shelves on February 22nd at a price point of about £20.
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